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Quart-size vessel with straight sides, molding at base, and band near top; flat scroll handle with disc on tip bearing mark in relief; handle decoration near tip

Marks

Marked "N AUSTIN" in relief

Provenance

Early history unknown; lent by noted Boston collector and scholar Francis Hill Bigelow on October 18, 1916; made a gift February 1, 1917.

Credit Line

Gift of Francis H. Bigelow

1763–1807

Object Place

Charlestown, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

14.92 x 15.87 x 12.06 cm (5 7/8 x 6 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

17.171

Medium or Technique

Metal; pewter

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Pewter